OpenShift Engineer

OpenShift Engineer

Job Title: OpenShift Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-10-24
Reference: V-40156
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 25, 2021 17:36

Job Description

The Role:

As part of the wider Cloud Services section under the Cloud Engineering and Enablement team, this role will be enabling and supporting the container journey by driving fast paced delivery and support of Department Enterprise Container Platform. The role will be working with AWS and Azure on a true enterprise scale towards delivering an automated, robust and secure container platform. Cloud Services are looking to engage skilled and experienced cloud Engineers to support the Departments adoption of Software, Platform and Infrastructure ‘as a service’ offerings. This group is rapidly building a top-notch Cloud engineering capability and culture, adopting the industry best practices.


Key Duties: 

•            Orchestrate and Automate Container-based platforms throughout the organisation.

•            Lead and develop best practices for the larger Cloud Services team.

•            Plan, design and develop cloud-based application infrastructure.

•            Experience working with Kubernetes and Container technologies (Docker & OpenShift)

•            Design and Build the cloud environments in accordance with the standard technical and security guidelines.

•            Work as a technical resource on enabling IaaS or PaaS services across the public clouds for hosting workloads.

•            Build and configure the Containers to support the Departments hosting strategy


Skills and Experience Required:

•            Demonstrated experience and understanding of AWS or Azure technologies and cloud architectures

•            Minimum 3 years’ experience designing, documenting, and implementing cloud-based architectures for large, complex enterprise systems

•            Expertise in diverse technical skills across infrastructure, networks, security and applications.

•            Skills to implement & manage orchestration tools & automation of the full technical stack

•            Fluent in one or more of the following scripting platforms: Python, NodeJS, PowerShell or Bash & tools such as Ansible or Terraform

•            Solid Experience in configuring and supporting AWS or Azure services.

•            Strong background in infrastructure-as-code development

•            Experience with cloud related automation (AWS Automation, Powershell, TFE, Jenkins, GIT, Artifactory, Jira)

•            Experience in networking technologies including DNS, TCP/IP, SSL, DHCP and Load Balancing.

•            Demonstrated ability to identify common risks in the Cloud, and formulate and execute cloud strategies

•            Experience in EC2, S3, Cloudformation, Lambda, StepFunction, SNS, SQS, AWS CLI

•            Experience using cloud native tools to review, manage and monitor cloud services

•            Certification(s) in AWS or Azure (Desirable)


Location and Contract Term: **These positions are available in Canberra, Melbourne CBD and Brisbane CBD** Contract till June 2022. 1 x 12 month contract 


Security Requirements: Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply for this role. A baseline security clearance or the ability to obtain and maintain is required.


How to Apply:

Applications close 27 October.

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Kelly 1300 944 936 for any further information